Responsible Tourism

In Puerto Vallarta we know that we can count on you, so together we can take care of our destination so future generations can continue to enjoy it, while you collect meaningful experiences that’ll be cherished forever. 

In Puerto Vallarta you’ll have the opportunity of leaving a positive footprint during your trip and support the different causes along the way, such as preserving the only urban estuary in Latin America, caring for the Olive Ridley turtle that makes our beaches its temporary home, and supporting associations in their community work whilst enjoying the natural charm and cultural essence of this vibrant destination.
Founded more than 10 years ago, the Network of Altruistic Associations in Puerto Vallarta and Banderas Bay is made up of 28 non-profit Civil Associations that you can gladly join.

How can I get involved?

  • Learn about local culture
  • Respect local traditions
  • Take care of your surroundings
  • Keep the beaches clean
  • Thrown trash in designated areas and avoid spilling harmful chemicals
  • Be environmentally friendly
  • Protect marine birds
  • Do not catch or kill marine species
  • Avoid water waste
  • Avoid breaking glass
  • Get involved in conservation and community programs

Do you have questions or comments? Send us an email [email protected]


With more than 50 outdoor activities, in Puerto Vallarta you can embark on exciting adventures where you can be in direct contact with nature and discover reserves, tropical forests, waterfalls, rivers and visit places that few are fortunate enough to admire, while supporting the causes of different tour operators.


  • Jorullo Paradise
  • Canopy River
  • Majahuitas
  • Navegante Urbano
  • Reserva Ecológica Xihutla


Our world is the greatest legacy we can leave for generations to come. In Puerto Vallarta we are aware of this great responsibility, and that is why we take care of the environment with actions to help preserve it.


  • Campamento Tortuguero Boca de Tomates
  • Campamento Mayto
  • Estero El Salado

Do you have questions or comments? Contact us!

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